Bachelor of Science, Khalsa College, Bombay, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, Government Law College, Bombay, 1962.
Member Indian Council Arbitration. Member committee merchant shipping legislation Government India.
Member Committee for Drafting Admiralty Law of India, Merchant Shipping Amednments, Central Shipping Legislation and Review Port Legislation. Board governor Indian Institute Maritime Studies, Mumbai, India. Member American Bar Association, Supreme Court India Bar Association, International Bar Association, Union International Des Advocats, International Chamber of C. (expert group air transport).
Married Venkiteswaran Lakshmi Krishnan, November 13, 1967. Children: Subramanian, Krishnan.